5 Simple Ways to Better Co-Parenting Days

I continue to be baffled at the way some people treat their children’s “other” parent.  As if they only love half of their child and not the “other” parents half.  As if children can be split in half and remain healthy and whole.  Parental alienation is such a damaging thing with lifelong effects. There are songs about {Read More…}

The Tunnel VS The Cocoon – Why is my husband buggin me SO much?

NEWS ABOUT WHATS GOING ON IN YOUR MARRIAGE! Are you done growing people in your belly? Are you disappointed in the person your husband became while you were? Do you wish there was more excitement and adventure in your marriage? Does it seem dry and routine? That’s why I made this video! (Plus I was up {Read More…}


MAMAS! If your kid has ever said something to you or about you that you would not like shared with people around the world then it’s time to stop posting ANYTHING about them on social media without their permission. Yes. Yes it is. Go ahead, argue, rationalize, discuss current trends, food groups, age appropriateness and {Read More…}

This House Is Mine – What my Table Taught me about Being a StepMom

I’m a Mom and a StepMom and my big blended family moved a few months ago. Before we even found our little slice of heaven, I began looking for my new four legged friend, not the kind that barks, but yes, one that bites. Well…one that we would take bites at anyway. A Table. The {Read More…}

10 Questions to Get your Husband Excited About Your New Business

A lot of entrepreneurs are divorced. Or end up divorced. Or are not in happy, healthy marriages. I’m sure I could spend an hour googling a specific source to site this but if your reading this, you likely already know I speak truth and can agree to accept my 5 years of coaching entrepreneurs as {Read More…}

On National Stepfamily Day – A Plea from Stepmoms

Dearest Teachers, Friends, Nurses, Librarians, Pastors, Coaches, Politicians, Waiters and otherwise wonderful people who play, endure, experience and get to know our families: We are stepmoms (not the evil kind) and we would like your ear for just a quick moment please. We need you, but mostly, our children need you. See here’s the elephant in the room when we {Read More…}

Enough Already!

This is pitiful and sad and I’m tattling about it all. I don’t tattle often because 1) I teach my children not to and 2) the mere act of tattling brings more attention to the situation in the first place. However, in this peachy little problem, I’ve consulted the jury in my head, heart and soul {Read More…}

For Mothers Who Want to Love Mothering More

I posted this 7 years ago and waited. Still neglecting the 3YO covered in trans fat in the middle of my dusty kitchen floor. I waited and watched the screen. I watched her, the screen, her and waited. Pausing in the shame of how long I left my toddler unsupervised so I could trade today’s {Read More…}

How Our Elf Saved Christmas

Meet Tabitha. To the human eye, she looks like all the other shelf wearing elves that have visited our home in years gone by. Our kids however, have discovered that she is like NO other elf we have ever sillyfied with! Tabitha is top notch! She’s been trained by the man, the myth, the legend {Read More…}